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The Best Shoes to Walk the Streets of Fashion Month

Celine shoes
Written by emilyc

With Fashion Month behind us, editors, bloggers, designers, and photographers are breathing a bittersweet sigh of relief. Fashion Month’s intrinsically hectic nature was only heightened by gross weather – it was storms on storms on storms for the style world. What we learned is that nothing comes between the masters of street style and their shoes (the only rain boots in sight were cheerful neon during Nemo in NYC). The top shoe designers spotted on the streets were Valentino, Balenciaga, Nicholas Kirkwood, and CĂ©line (pictured below). I didn’t know people actually wore those fuzzy heels. This woman is teetering on the cutting edge, about to fall into looking clown-esque.

Celine shoes

Here’s another top street style designer (Balenciaga) taking on the omnipresent black and white trend.


OMG it’s the Chanel sneakers from a past Shoe Crave in their natural habitat.

chanel sneakers

Aww, she doesn’t realize fashion week is at Lincoln Center, not the Central Park ice rink.

d squared

This is what I imagine would happen if primitive artists created paintings after spending a lot of time in the elevator area at Le Bain.

Reebok x Keith Haring

I assume this is Manolo Blahnik’s take attempt at tackling jelly shoes from the 90s.

manolo heels

Uggs, you best watch your back. Chanel is coming for you.

chanel boots

This Dries Van Noten look is power-clashing in full effect.

Dries Van Noten

Fendi’s inspiration for these: Sydney Opera House meets armadillos.


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About the author


Emily is a New Yorker trapped in a Floridian's body and loves every minute of her big city life. With a major in international business and years of being surrounded by ill-fitting suits and all the wrong shoes, she learned that the importance of fashion needs to be communicated to the world. To her, fashion is on the same level as charity work and feeding hungry children. Emily can be found frolicking the streets of her gayborhood enjoying the off-color humor of the gays.

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